Sat.Jun 09, 2018 - Fri.Jun 15, 2018

Insights from Giving USA 2018: Charitable Giving Growth & Trends

Connection Cafe

Charitable Giving Continued to Grow in 2017. According to Giving USA, individuals, estates, corporations, and foundations donated an estimated $410.02 billion to charitable causes in the United States during 2017. This is an increase of 5.2% and 3.0% adjusted for inflation compared to 2016.

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Why Nonprofit Workplaces Are Stressful and What To Do About It

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

In light of the recent high profile suicides by Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain, Vu Le wrote an excellent piece on what nonprofits need to know about mental illness. One of the points he brings up is the importance of creating an environment where life/work balance flourish.

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How and When to Boost Your Posts on Social Media

NonProfit Hub

Boosting your social media posts is a marketing tactic that can exponentially increase the amount of people that see your content. The concept is simple: pay to have your posts show up as sponsored content on non-followers’ timelines in order to gain more exposure.

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5 Ways Nonprofits Can Harness Mobile Technology In 2018

Everyaction

According to the recently released. M+R Benchmarks Report , 40% of nonprofit website visitors in the year 2017 were using a mobile phone - a 9% increase from the year prior.

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Making Video Work Harder for Your Mission: Awareness

Connection Cafe

The charge is clear – video is taking over the digital world. . By 2019, global consumer Internet video traffic will account for 80% of all consumer Internet traffic (SmallBizTrends) . Facebook generates 8 billion video views on average per day ( Social Media Today ) .

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[Cool Infographic Friday] Online Reviews and Associations

SocialFish

Did you know? Online review sites are an innovative way for associations to bring in revenue and provide value to their members. Learn more at 100reviews.com.

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Partnering with corporates

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

The concept of charity and philanthropy in the corporate world has drastically changed over the years. Initially the relationship was simple – a company gained goodwill from providing financial support to a non profit, and the nonprofit was happy to take it.

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Driving CSR Impact & Innovation: 5 Key Takeaways from the 2018 Social Innovation Summit

Connection Cafe

Innovation. A word that drums up excitement, and thoughts of positive change for the future. The aptly named Social Innovation Summit certainly lived up to this hype again in 2018, offering inspiring stories from organizations across the private, public, and social sectors. Nimrod Elmish from Cardboard Technologies proved that sustainability, social impact, and profitability go hand in hand , creating a new local industry that breathes new life into recycled products.

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[PODCAST] What’s Next? with Kishshana Palmer

NonProfit Hub

We’re so excited to announce our new Hubcast series, What’s Next? We’re taking a bit of a different approach this time around, and we really think you’re going to love it. Our mission is still to provide premium education, so, just like our previous podcasts, education is at the center of it all. On each episode of What’s Next?

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How to Gain More Control Over Your Agency

Vertex Systems

Last week we talked about the importance of being able to ride the proverbial tide in the uncertain political climate of today. We linked to an article that stated there was a proposed $1.4 trillion cut to Medicaid from the current administration.

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Nonprofit Data Management: 5 Technology Tips to Know

Donor Search

Nonprofits collect all kinds of data on a daily basis. Every time a supporter makes an online donation, signs up to volunteer, or fills out an event registration form, you receive valuable information about who these individuals are and how they like to engage with your organization. To make sure that information doesn’t go to… Guest Post

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5 Best Practices to Promote Your Event on Facebook and Boost Registrations

Wild Apricot Blog

Are fewer people attending your events these days? Are you hoping to dramatically increase attendance at your big conference this year? Rather than relying solely on email blasts, word-of-mouth, and social media posts, here's how to use Facebook ads to increase event attendance

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How To Be A Stronger Career Mentor And Coach

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Author Paul Falcone offers the following great advice for how to become a stronger career mentor and coach by helping your subordinates grow and develop in their own careers. Encourage others to engage in random acts of kindness. Find creative ways of surprising your customers.

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What Financial Transparency Practices Can Nonprofits Use to Develop Consistent Procedures?

ASU Lodestar Center

posted by Mamie Winkelman Spring 2018 Alumna, ASU Master of Nonprofit Leadership & Management. The nonprofit sector is known for the good humanitarian work it aims to provide society. Within the sector itself exist organizations that are run with the precision of any Fortune 500 company.

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How To Be An Active Listener

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Today's leadership tip on how to be an active listener comes from the book, Stronger. The authors explain that perhaps the best single technique t o convey effective listening requires you to be an active listener.

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How To Help Your Employees Embrace Change

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Change is inevitable. Change is good. Help your employees and team learn to embrace change.

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Wisdom Versus Integrity

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Integrity Wisdom

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How To Recruit Your Dream Team

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Hiring Greatness is the book by David E. Perry and Mark J. Haluska , who combined have closed more than 1,800 hiring search projects. In their book, the authors share their guide for how to attract, recruit and retain star executives.

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Six Principles For Creating A Leader's Mindset

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Communication expert Bart Egnal reveals why jargon is so prevalent in the workplace, and why it usually undermines those who use it, in his new book, Leading Through Language. Step by step, Egnal demonstrates how effective leaders reject fuzzy terminology in favor of the language of leadership.

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Advisory Leadership

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Flashback to three years ago.because this book is so, so good!

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5 Best Practices to Promote Your Event on Facebook and Boost Registrations

Wild Apricot Blog

Are fewer people attending your events these days? Are you hoping to dramatically increase attendance at your big conference this year? Rather than relying solely on email blasts, word-of-mouth, and social media posts, here's how to use Facebook ads to increase event attendance

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10 Best Practices for Modern Membership Websites

Wild Apricot Blog

This is a guest post by Lamees Abourahma who explains how to keep your website design modern by incorporating new techniques that make your site more user-friendly and technologically relevant. guest website

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